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At the end of my visit, Rath invited me into Lobmeyr’s archives, to which Dessí revealed he was also a first-time visitor. Above the file cabinets hang chandeliers that ought to be in museums: In the rear is the original Parisian chandelier, designed by Oswald Haerdtl for the 1937 World Expo in Paris, and at right is one produced for the League of Nations headquarters in Geneva.